Clipper Logistics is one of the leading retail fulfilment businesses in the UK. With ability and agility at our core, our cutting-edge operations allow us to provide world class service to customers such as John Lewis, River Island, Marks & Spencer and Superdry. One of our newest contracts is supporting the NHS in distributing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the frontline. We are now seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our Resourcing Planning team as a First Line Manager. Vacancy Description:
To assist the Resource Planning Manager by performing day to day management of the planning operation and managing key stakeholder relationships. Key Accountabilities of the role:
Management of the day to day planning activities, including; o Daily hours reconciliation o Site requirements and headcounts o Forecasting and labour requirement planning o Agency staffing management and booking requests Working with the Planning Manager to design, improve and implement planning processes as the department expands alongside the operation Ongoing management and support of the 2 Labour Planning Co-Ordinators, including; o Personal Development Plans o Workload management o Holiday management and cover Required skills, knowledge and experience:
• Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft office packages • Good knowledge of excel at intermediate level • Strong communicational skills • Comfortable with manipulating and interpreting data • Ability to work under pressure and accurately. • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills • Experience of working within a planning team • Driving license
Desirable skills, knowledge and experience: • Experience of managing a team • Previous warehouse experience • Knowledge of liaising with third party agencies • Resource Planning Management experience
This role is initially offered on a 6 month fixed term contract.
Daventry, Daventry, England, Northamptonshire, NN11, United Kingdom